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    December 12, 2013

    The ACLU Is Not Happy About Orthodox Enclave Kiryas Joel's Sex-Segregated Park

    In 2012, with great fanfare, the village of Kiryas Joel opened a park on 283 unincorporated acres just outside their borders: slides, swings, benches, and, because Kiryas Joel's 22,000 residents are all members of the Satmar Hasidic movement, separate playing areas for boys and girls. Haredi news si ... More >>

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    January 27, 2012

    Department of Environmental Protection Clarifies Fracking E-Mail (UPDATE)

    Mayor Mike Bloomberg has had his share of public reservations about hydrofracking, urging government honchos to keep drilling far from NYC's water. The City's environmental agency is on board, too. But a strange little newsletter released this afternoon from the Department of Environmental Protect ... More >>

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    May 9, 2011

    Planes Collide in Upstate New York, Killing Two

    ​According to reports from various news outlets, two small, single-engine planes collided this afternoon above a wooded area in upstate New York approximately 70 miles north of New York City. Two people were killed and one is critically injured -- identities of the three have not been confirme ... More >>

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    September 5, 2008

    Slow News Day

    A lady in Queens grew a 6-foot zucchini, and has received coverage from WCBS, Newsday's ExploreLI blog, Queens Crap, Gothamist, the Times Herald-Record, New York magazine, the New York Daily News, and now, of course, us. Thank you. Here is our reward for your indulgence.

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    January 30, 2001

    The Trouble With Harry

    Pataki’s Wannabe Cop Gets Nailed